Chollangi Amavasya

Chollangi Amavasya is observed on the no moon day (Amavasi) on the Paush Amavasya day as per traditional Hindu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Chollangi Amavasya 2018 date is January 16 and January 17.

Chollangi is a village near Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh. Situated on the banks of Godavari River, the village is a point where seven streams of Godavari merges with the Bay of Bengal.

Chollangi Amavasya is one of the most auspicious dates during the Sapta Sagara Yatra. The yatra is a pilgrimage to the seven mouths of Godavari River.

Thousands of people arrive at Chollangi to take bath in the holy Godavari River on the Chollangi Amavasya day.